Kayla Race
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Kayla Race

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race.kayla@dorsey.com

Overview

KAYLA ADVISES CLIENTS ON ENVIRONMENTAL, ENERGY, AND NATURAL RESOURCES REGULATORY COMPLIANCE AND PROJECT DEVELOPMENT.

Kayla helps clients in a variety of industries navigate environmental compliance and sustainability matters. She also assists energy and natural resources clients in project development and regulatory compliance.

Kayla draws upon her experience shaping municipal and state climate, energy, and environmental justice policy in her work before law school for community-based non-profit organizations in southern California and the Massachusetts legislature. She also draws from her experiences as a law student clerk for the U.S. Department of Interior’s Office of the Solicitor, the Salt Lake City Attorney’s Office, a non-profit environmental law organization, and a local law firm.

Education & Admissions

University of Utah, S. J. Quinney College of Law (J.D., 2020), Certificate in Environmental and Natural Resources Law, Highest Honors, Order of the Coif, Utah Law Review Editor-in-Chief

Middlebury College (B.A., 2008), cum laude

Admissions

  • Utah

Clerkships

  • Utah Supreme Court, Justice John Pearce, 2020-2021

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